Words Like ESSAY
We have put together a list of words that are similar to ESSAY.
35 Alternative Words Similar to essay
7 examples of essay
to make an essay to benefit a friend
an essay on the life and writings of Homer; an essay on fossils, or on commerce.
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He sought to improve himself
She always seeks to do good in the world
The police attempted to stop the thief
The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps
10 definitions of essay
An effort made, or exertion of body or mind, for the performance of anything; a trial; attempt.
A composition treating of any particular subject; -- usually shorter and less methodical than a formal, finished treatise
An assay. See Assay, n.
To exert one's power or faculties upon; to make an effort to perform; to attempt; to endeavor; to make experiment or trial of; to try.
To test the value and purity of (metals); to assay. See Assay.
an analytic or interpretive literary composition
put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to
make an effort or attempt
A short literary composition on a single subject, usually presenting the personal view of the author.